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June 28, 2017

Words in the Park

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Location: North East Corner of Victoria Park, Regina

Lunches in Victoria Park are more interesting in the summer! The Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild is proud to present the 8th annual Words in the Park program. This program provides the downtown lunch crowd a chance to experience an eclectic mix of authors and storytellers, between 12 pm and 1 pm, in the north-east corner of Victoria Park. The authors represent a variety of genres including: playwrights, children’s authors, poets, spoken word, and non-fiction. Whether they are just emerging or already established, a mix of authors from across Saskatchewan will be on hand each Wednesday to read selections of their work. The Regina Public Library offers an alternative venue in the Film Theatre of their Central Branch, in case of inclement weather. See the performers for our upcoming Words in the Park event below.




Performers - August 23

Amy Roher's short stories have been published in Room and paperplates. She is currently taking a few years off from teaching high school in order to be a stay at home parent. She lives with her husband and children in Regina. 


Angie Counios and David Gane call themselves writing partners-in-crime. When they’re not busy working on their next book, Angie teaches high school students, while David is a stay-at-home dad and university instructor. Their first book, Along Comes a Wolfe, won the O’Reilly Insurance and Cooperators First Book Award at the 2017 Saskatchewan Book Awards. They’ve been writing together for almost nine years and are currently working on Book 3 of their Shepherd & Wolfe series.


Jeremy A. Cook is a bard: musician, author, composer, songwriter, and performer. He explores the unknown, often dark corners of Saskatchewan. When he returns, he captures his impressions in story and song. Visit his website www.jeremyacook.ca

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